Project Innovation
Project Innovation will award nearly $2.5 million to non-profit organizations based in select NBC and Telemundo owned television station markets that are tackling everyday problems through innovative solutions.
project innovation Dec 18, 2019

About Project Innovation 2020

Is your non-profit working to create positive change in your local community? Presented by the Comcast NBCUniversal Foundation in partnership with NBC and Telemundo stations in 11 markets, Projec...

  • Chicago May 9, 2019

    NBC10 Boston, NECN, Telemundo Boston Award $225K in ‘Project Innovation’ Grants to 4 Local Nonprofits

    Four local non-profit organizations will be awarded a total of $225,000 to continue their philanthropic deeds thanks to NBC10 Boston, Telemundo Boston, necn and the NBCUniversal Foundation. The Project Innovation grants award deserving programs that help their communities through innovative measures. From expanded disability inclusion in Boston to ...
  • VMS Jan 11, 2019

    Project Innovation: Year Up

    Entering the work force is a challenge for anybody, but without a college degree or connections, it can be even harder. A Boston organization has been working for 20 years to help.

  • New England Dec 20, 2018

    NBC10 Boston’s ‘Project Innovation’ Grant Challenge Returns in 2019

    On the heels of their successful 2018 Project Innovation grant challenge that resulted in 4 local organizations receiving a total of $225,000 in grants, WBTS, WNEU and necn today announced their grant challenge will return in 2019.

  • Cambridge Dec 20, 2018

    Program at Young Achievers Science and Mathematics Pilot School Focuses on Positive Change and Innovation

    Students across Boston are using a game to affect positive change. The pilot program focused on civics education was funded thanks in part to Project Innovation. The NBC Universal campaign is providing nearly $5 million to local non-profits. At the Young Achievers Science and Mathematics Pilot School in Mattapan, students in 8th-grade history are b...
  • BOSTON Dec 20, 2018

    Grant Helps to Expand STEM Robotics Classes

    A group of students in Allston says they are working to change the world. It’s all happening during an after school robotics program, funded in part by Project Innovation, an NBC Universal campaign providing nearly $5 million to local nonprofits. necn/NBC10 Boston reporter Katherine Underwood takes us to the Gardner Pilot School where the fou...
  • BOSTON Dec 19, 2018

    Grant Allows Boston Children’s Museum to Open ‘STEAM’ Room

    A transformativel grant for the Boston Children’s Museum has allowed the museum to open a room dedicated to fostering creativity in science, technology and the arts. The new “STEAM” room, or Science, Technology, Arts, Engineering and Math studio, at the Boston Children’s Museum embodies the mission of imagination, thanks to an NBC grant. “We have a...
  • Dec 16, 2019

    Project Innovation Eligibility Requirements

    Eligibility Requirements Organization must be a tax exempt 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Fiscally sponsored organizations are eligible. If you have any questions about applying through a fiscal sponsor, please submit a question by clicking the “Contact Us” button on the application portal. The 501(c)(3) non-profit organization must have an ann...
  • Dec 11, 2018

    Project Innovation 2019 FAQs

    Q. I work for a non-profit with multiple locations or chapters, how does my organization/local chapter apply? Project Innovation will only award one grant per Tax ID number, across all eleven markets. If your organization shares a Tax ID number, please coordinate internally as only one application across all markets will be accepted for considerati...
  • Dec 11, 2018

    About Project Innovation

    Is your non-profit working to create positive change in your local community? Presented by the NBCUniversal Foundation in partnership with NBC and Telemundo stations in select markets, Project Innovation is strengthening communities by providing funding to local non-profit organizations that are solving everyday problems. In 2019, this station...
  • Apr 9, 2018

    2018 Project Innovation Grant Recipients

  • BOSTON Apr 9, 2018

    Project Innovation Check Presentation

    The winning organizations were selected by the stations for their programs that leverage technology to solve everyday problems in the areas of civic engagement, skills for the digital economy and STEM/STEAM youth programming.

  • NBC Apr 9, 2018

    NBC10 Boston Announces 2018 ‘Project Innovation’ Winners

    NBC10 Boston, Telemundo Boston, necn and the NBCUniversal Foundation announced Monday that four local non-profit organizations will receive a total of $225,000 in grants as part of the first annual Project Innovation grant challenge.

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